Hadas Kuznits

(Thomas Harkins, at Bank & Bourbon.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Two Fundraisers, and Independence Mall Beer Garden Returns

Coming up this month: two food-related fundraisers for worthy causes, and the reopening of the “Independence Beer Garden,” at 6th and Market.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

(A student receives a text message while sitting at the controls of a driving simulator at Roman Catholic High School.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Roman Catholic H.S. Students Get Eye-Opening Lesson on Dangers of Distracted Driving

“We’ve been telling students to just either silence their phones, turn it off, or give it to the person in the car with you,” one student leader advises.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/09/2015

(Kristin Caine, at Yards Brewery.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Beers, Spices, and a Strawberry-Themed Street Fest

Hadas reports on several entertaining food events coming up soon in Philadelphia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/09/2015

(Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Philadelphia High School Students Take Part in Speed-Texting Competition

The fastest texter won a scholarship to court reporting school.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/08/2015

(Philadelphia police move to clear out the "Occupy" protest, outside City Hall, in the early-morning hours of November 30, 2011.  File photo)

Penn Student Awarded $80,000 After Being Arrested During ‘Occupy’ Movement Sweep

Gregory Harris was a Penn doctoral student studying the “Occupy” movement when he was tackled and arrested by a Philadelpha police officer.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/03/2015

(Members of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Women's Ordination Conference gathered in Sister Cities Park, across the street from the cathedral.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Annual Vigil Outside Phila. Cathedral Demands Ordination of Women as Catholic Priests

Women with the Southeastern Pennsylvania Women’s Ordination Conference stood across the street from the Basilica of Ss. Peter and Paul, calling for the ordination of women as priests in the Catholic Church.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/02/2015

(Jon Myerow, inside his new Tria venue, on Fitler Square.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Philadelphia’s New Springtime Restaurants

Three new restaurants are opening in Philadelphia to welcome the change of season.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/02/2015

(Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Women At Risk: Male Students at Temple Univ. Walk a Mile In Their Shoes

Hundreds of Temple University students took part in the school’s fourth annual walk to raise awareness about sexual assaults, sexual violence, and the street harassment of women.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/01/2015

Dancers at Philadelphia's High School for Creative and Performing Arts learned "Dirty Dancing" scenes from cast members currently performing in the musical, now playing at the Academy of Music. (credit: Hadas Kuznits/KYW)

Cast Members From Stage Musical Dirty Dancing Teach Dance Class At Local High School

High school students in the dance department of Philadelphia’s Creative and Performing Arts High School were treated to a special master class Thursday afternoon.

03/26/2015

(Allen Cheng, owner of Nine Ting.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Nine Ting, Joe’s, and an Eagles Food Event

This week on “What’s Cooking,” Hadas Kuznits reports on a new Korean BBQ restaurant in Chinatown, a new cheesesteak shop in Fishtown, and a food truck festival coming to Lincoln Financial Field.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/26/2015

File Photo (credit: CBS3)

Hundreds Of Local Kids Gear Up For Challenging Science Fair

The 67th annual Delaware Valley Science Fairs takes place next week at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/26/2015

Snow falls outside the Please Touch Museum in Fairmount Park. (credit: Hadas Kuznits/KYW)

First Day Of Spring Snow Falls Across The Delaware Valley

The calendar might say it’s the first day of Spring, but the weather in Philadelphia says otherwise.

03/20/2015

("Imagination Playground," at the Please Touch Museum.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Please Touch Museum’s Latest Play Area Sports Super-Size Building Blocks

Museum curator Stacey Swigart says “Imagination Playground” gets its name from the giant foam-block play system developed by architect David Rockwell.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/20/2015

(Students from Randolph High School dance at the Free Library of Philadelphia, at the launch of the "Get Hype Philly" program.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Philadelphia Launches New Program To Get Schoolkids Focused on Fitness

The Philadelphia-based Food Trust heads the new initiative, called “Get Hype Philly.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/19/2015

(Mickey Rowley shows off the 50th-floor view from his "Top of the Tower," at 18th and Arch Streets in center city.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Sky Brunch, Wine Week, and a Competition For Charity

A cooking competition by female chefs for the Philadelphia-based “Women Against Abuse” is among the events on tap in the next couple of weeks.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/19/2015

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